Cemeteries in Cape Town #southafrica
When the first Jews came to South Africa, to the best of my knowledge, thetoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
belief was still to design houses of prayer to face towards Jerusalem, as
they had prayed in der heim, so their houses of prayer faced East or South,
as they would have in Europe. Only later did they take into account that
Jerusalem is North >from South Africa and shuls were built accordingly
thereafter. Maybe this has something to do with the way the graves faced?
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